HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Labor and Delivery (Nights) in Kingwood, Texas

_Kingwood Medical Center – Kingwood, Texas_

_Registered Nurse (RN) – Labor & Delivery (Nights)_

The Women’s Center offers comprehensive services centered around our patient’s needs. At Kingwood Medical Center, we provide a full range of expertise from prenatal care through labor and delivery to postpartum care.

TheLabor & Delivery Unitis dedicated to ensuring the comfort and well being of expectant mothers and their babies with: * 4-bed assessment center for non-stress tests and other special procedures * 12-bed Labor and Delivery Unit * 2 C-Section Operating Rooms
Significant activities, processes performed and patient types seen in theLabor & Delivery Unitinclude, but are not limited to: * Antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum care of the women in a family centered environment with emphasis on patient education and discharge teaching. * Maternal and fetal testing, ultrasound, amniocentesis, OCT, NST as methods used for diagnostic service. * Intensive care of the maternal patient including PIH, preterm labor and complications related to pregnancy. * Emergency care-trauma, maternal or fetal; prolapsed cord, placenta abruption, uterine rupture, placenta previa, placenta accreta. Kingwood Medical Centeris currently looking for aRegistered Nurse(RN) – Labor & Delivery.

_Responsibilities:_ * The registered nurse is responsible for coordinating the nursing care of assigned patients in the unit in order to provide quality patient care to patients in applicable age specific populations. * The registered nurse applies knowledge of the principles of growth and development. * Employee is responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the appropriate age populations. * According to established facility policies and procedures, the registered nurse provides and supplies professional nursing care exercising independent judgment in utilizing the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate. * The registered nurse provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other patient care team personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. * Actual duties and responsibilities may vary depending on assigned area.

_Qualifications:_ * Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing, BSN preferred * 1 or more years recent clinical experience as an RN in Labor and Delivery preferred * Current RN licensure by Texas Board of Nursing or a Board of Nursing from a compact state. * Current BLS from the American Heart Association * Current NRP from the American Heart Association within 90 days of hire * RNC preferred

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Labor and Delivery (Nights)

Location: Texas-Kingwood-Kingwood Medical Center - Kingwood

Requisition ID: 03198-69442